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Run

A run consists of a series of bid and offer quotes for different securities or maturities. Dealers give and ask for runs from each other.

Run

An event in which many account holders at a bank withdraw all of their funds at the same time because they do not believe the bank is solvent. In the United States, runs were fairly common before the creation of the FDIC, which insures bank deposits up to a certain amount. See also: Panic.

run

1. A dealer's list of security offerings with respective bid and ask quotes. Compare off-the-run issue.
2. A sequence of security price movements in the same direction. Five straight days in which a stock price closes higher is an example of a run. Runs have been evaluated in order to determine if the charting of stock is a worthwhile way to earn an above-average return.

run

to start executing a specific PROGRAM on a COMPUTER.
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Fox ran foul of the parliament authorities when he attempted to sing A Man's A Man For A' That as he was sworn in as MSP.
In 2001 they stuck with Kerry until early in the second-half in Killarney but then ran foul of a scoring blitz that edged Kerry to an eight-point win.
Millard, a two-time All-American at Middle Tennessee State University, ran foul of the rules while playing his third shot out of a bunker on the 18th hole of Colonial Country Club's North Course.
Another city night-spot that ran foul of the city's licensing panel - Rix's Bar in Priory Place - seems to be suffering from the same complaint.
But it was his contention that the entire system, " from Parliament to the judiciary", was flawed and " biased to the rich", that ran foul of Aiyar and Prasad, who slammed the lack of constructive ideas in Kejriwal's politics.